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5 Stories on Mental Health Every Health Care Provider Should Read

by Cerner Corporation
June 20, 2018
Today, one in four people in the world will be affected by mental disorders at some point in their lives. We need to do our part as support organizations and health care providers to highlight stories about behavioral health, educate the public, chip away at the stigma and help those who are in need.

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Ep. 79: Children's Mercy's Dr. Laura Fitzmaurice on Pediatric Medicine & Health Care Consumerism

by Dr. Laura Fitzmaurice
June 12, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we're joined by Dr. Laura Fitzmaurice, the chief medical information officer and associate executive medical director at Children's Mercy. Dr. Fitzmaurice discusses how pediatric medicine is evolving in the face of health care consumerism.

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Consumerism and Disruption Lead the Health IT Revolution

by Ryan Hamilton
April 18, 2018
Technology enablers like telehealth, cloud, block chain and Internet of Things (IoT) juxtaposed with the need for clinicians to improve health outcomes and drive personal accountability in health care creates an industry ripe for consumer transformation.

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Ep. 71: Health Quest's Robert Diamond on the Rise of Consumerism in Health Care

by Robert Diamond
April 17, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we’re joined by Robert Diamond, senior vice president and CIO at Health Quest. He discusses the shift toward consumerism in health care and how Health Quest has adapted.

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How Analytics Algorithms Can Improve Patient Outcomes

by Dr. Earl Steinberg
April 16, 2018
Dr. Earl Steinberg, the CEO at xG Health Solutions, discusses how analytics algorithms can improve patient outcomes and provider performance.

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Serious Illness Strategies and the End-of-Life Experience

by Hannah Luetke-Stahlman
April 11, 2018
While medical advances have allowed many older adults to live longer, healthier lives, many are also living with multiple chronic and serious illnesses. This problem will require large-scale adoption of high-value, low-revenue innovations with dedicated expertise, persistence and ingenuity.

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Ep. 70: Chinese Hospital's Keith Minard on the Impact of Health IT in Community Hospitals

by Keith Minard
April 10, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we’re joined by Keith Minard, the chief information officer at Chinese Hospital Association and Chinese Community Health Plan. He discusses the impact that health IT can have on small community hospitals.

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Between Fee-for-Service and Value-Based Care: How Information Technology Can Help

by John Glaser | Bharat Sutariya
April 9, 2018
It's clear that we're headed to a value-based world, but equally clear that it's going to take a while. Providers who will be straddling two business models for an extended period must make sure their information technology (IT) investments can fully support both, even when the models have needs that are different.

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Ep. 69: xG's Dr. Earl Steinberg on How Analytics Algorithms can Improve Patient Outcomes

by Dr. Earl Steinberg
April 3, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, Dr. Steinberg discusses how analytics algorithms can improve patient outcomes and provider performance.

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Community Care Programs Leading the Way for Population Health

by Rachelle Schultz
January 22, 2018
It is no secret that health care costs continue to rise. Most health systems in the United States are under increasing pressure from payers and policymakers to keep patients healthy and out of the hospital — a pressure that, for many, is at odds with the traditional hospital care and business models.

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Ep. 53: The YMCA's Dr. Daphne Bascom on Community-Integrated Health Programs

by Cerner Corporation | Daphne Bascom
January 9, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we're joined by Dr. Daphne Bascom, senior vice president and medical director at the YMCA of Greater Kansas City and professor in the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics at the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine.

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Using Data to Improve Pediatric Population Health Management

by Dr. Brian Jacobs
January 3, 2018
Dr. Brian Jacobs is a critical care doctor by training. He’s been with Children's National for 12 years as CMIO and over the last six years as CIO. Over the past decade, Children’s National has transitioned into a highly digital environment with a focus on pediatric population health management and preventive care.

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8 Health IT Trends to Watch in 2018

by Cerner Corporation
December 27, 2017
The industry is shifting from reactive sick care to proactive health management, from fragmented niche care to a cross-continuum care system and from reward for volume to reward for quality, efficiency and safety.

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Using Social Determinants of Health Data to Improve Patient Outcomes

by John Glaser | Dr. Tanuj Gupta
December 20, 2017
When we talk about social determinants of health (SDOH) and their influence on patients’ health status, we’re including factors like neighborhood, race, income, access to transportation and education level.

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Nurses Poised to Address Social Determinants of Health

by Ruth Wetta
November 20, 2017
Social determinants of health, defined as the circumstances in which people live and work, have a strong effect on an individual's health outcomes. Factors like safe housing and local food markets have more often been the concern of public health officials and health care professionals.

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The Population Health Journey: Q&A with John Glaser and Pamela McNutt


November 8, 2017
In a Q&A with Cerner's John Glaser, Pamela McNutt discussed Methodist’s population health journey and shared her advice for other health systems preparing their organizations for population health.

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4 Key Considerations for Health Care Organizations Operating in Fee-For-Service Models

by John Glaser
October 31, 2017
During a recent Scottsdale Institute Population Health Summit, health care executives from a variety of organizations came together to discuss the state of the industry, including current challenges, lessons learned and what’s next.

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Fighting the Opioid Epidemic with Predictive Analytics

by Jennifer Conner
October 25, 2017
Fact: Right now, America is facing an opioid epidemic. We know this because we’ve seen the numbers. Americans consume 80 percent of the world’s opioid supply, and 142 citizens die every day from drug overdoses. Since 2000, the mortality rate for opioid overdoses has risen over 200 percent.

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6 Key Considerations of Value-Based Care Strategies

by Ryan Hamilton
October 18, 2017
Successful organizations focus on six aspects of population health, laddering up to a value-based care strategy. Read here.

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What Cloud Technology Means for Rural Health Care Organizations

by Michael Farrell
October 16, 2017
Cloud-based EHR technology allows rural health care providers to focus on and care for the patient. Read how here.

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Social Determinants, Patient Engagement and More | CHC17 Sessions

by Cerner Corporation
October 6, 2017
These five population health sessions at CHC 2017 explore how organizations can promote better health outcomes. Check out the list!

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Clinical Workflow, Early Detection and More | CHC17 Sessions

by Cerner Corporation
September 22, 2017
These sessions at CHC 2017 explore how rural health systems can help shape the changing health care landscape. Check out the list!

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3 Examples of Workforce Management at Health Care Organizations

by Cerner Corporation
August 30, 2017
Optimizing workflow and productivity is critical to aligning staffing needs with individual patient care. Read more in these stories.

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How Social Determinants Influence Population Health Outcomes

by Dr. Tanuj Gupta
August 28, 2017
Using social determinants is about preventing people from getting sick and optimizing positive outcomes. Read more here.

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5 Blogs on the Rise of Consumer Expectations in the HIT Industry

by Cerner Corporation
August 8, 2017
These five blogs address how the health care industry must evolve to meet the needs of today's consumer population. Check out the list!

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Pop Health Management: How One Community Got Healthy in 5 Years

by JD Kehrman | Kelly Ast
August 8, 2017
This Q&A addresses how population health management can save communities. Learn how to lay the groundwork in this blog.

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Ryan Hamilton on the Market Shift and Delivering Better Care

by Cerner Corporation
July 18, 2017
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we discuss the market shift and what organizations can do to deliver better care. Listen here.

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Eric Swirsky on Patient Communication and Mobile Technology

by Cerner Corporation | Eric Swirsky
July 11, 2017
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we discuss how mobile devices are becoming commonplace in the health care industry. Listen here.

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